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MassEcon Welcomes New Companies to Massachusetts

In April 2017, MassEcon held its 9th annual Corporate Reception at Sanofi Genzyme‘s headquarters in Kendall Square, Cambridge. The popular networking event, held annually, connected representatives from eighteen new companies in Massachusetts to private sector leaders and senior state officials. Governor Charlie Baker greeted the assembly of 125 business and […]

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National Travel and Tourism Week, May 7-13, 2017

Across the United States, tourism professionals are celebrating National Travel & Tourism Week, which runs from May 7-13 2017. First established in 1983, the annual tradition is organized by the U.S. Travel Association, and shines a spotlight on the tourism industry’s economic contributions in terms of direct spending, taxes, job […]

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Small Business Month in Massachusetts

Photo: Lt. Governor Karyn Polito kicks off Small Business Month at Clark University in Worcester.  On stage is (l-r) Peter Milano, MOBD Regional Director, and Jay Ash, Secretary of EOHED. The Baker-Polito Administration officially proclaimed May as Small Business Month in Massachusetts, citing small businesses as “the backbone of the American […]

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Massachusetts Holds 10 Small Business Listening Sessions throughout May

On behalf of the Baker-Polito Administration, EOHED Secretary Jay Ash invites you to attend a listening session on small business in your region of the Commonwealth. Please register in advance for the event of your choice. Topics include: Doing Business in Massachusetts (regulations, taxes, fees) Government Resources (grants, networks, expertise) […]

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces Economic Development Incentives for 13 Projects

Photo: Parathletes compete against each other with state-of-the-art technology using Maxon Motors.   Earlier this month, the Commonwealth’s Economic Assistance Coordinating Council (EACC) approved tax incentives through the Economic Development Incentive Program (EDIP) to support the expansion of 13 companies in 11 communities. These projects are expected to create 1,181 […]

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Massachusetts Seaport Economic Council Awards $5 Million to 13 Communities

Port of New Bedford.  Photo courtesy of New Bedford Tourism & Marketing Office.  Earlier this month, the Baker-Polito Administration’s Seaport Economic Council announced a total of $5 million in awards for 13 coastal communities. The grant awards advance collaborative initiatives to improve public infrastructure and promote maritime economic development in […]

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